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Consumer products advertised to save energy

United States. General Accounting Office

Consumer products advertised to save energy

let the buyer beware : summary : report to the Congress

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy conservation -- United States,
  • Consumer protection -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLet the buyer beware
    Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14898607M

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